Describe This Picture: Apartments Seen From the Sky

Describe This Picture is a lesson series where you can learn new vocabulary words and expressions related to a photograph. Beginner-level learners can learn new words, and intermediate-level learners can pick up new ways to describe things!

Sample sentences describing this picture:

저 멀리 한강이 보여요.
= In the far distance, you can see the Han River.

아파트들이 줄지어 서 있어요.
= Apartments are standing in lines.

비슷하게 생긴 건물들이 정말 많이 있어요.
= There are quite a lot of buildings that look similar.

건물들 사이로 큰 도로가 나 있어요.
= Between the buildings, there is a big road that runs through.

아파트 단지 옆에 학교가 몇 개 있어요.
= Next to the apartment complex, there are a few schools.

Key Words

  • 멀리 in the distance, far away
  • 보이다 to be seen, one can see
  • 아파트 apartment, flat
  • 줄짓다 to form a line
  • 비슷하게 similarly, in a similar way
  • 생기다 to be formed, to happen
  • 건물 building
  • 정말 really, very
  • 사이로 through, between
  • 크다 to be big
  • 도로 road
  • 나 있다 (road/path) exists
  • 단지 block, complex
  • 옆에 next to
  • 학교 school

Describe This Picture: Apartments Seen From the Sky